Panasonic Lumix GX880 vs Olympus OM-D E-M1X Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

Lumix GX880 vs OM-D E-M1X - Side by side

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Panasonic Lumix GX880 vs Olympus OM-D E-M1X Specs

Lumix GX880

  • Introduced in May 2019
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 16 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 106.5 x 64.5 x 33mm³ (4.2" x 2.5" x 1.3")
  • 270g (8.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Lumix GX880

OM-D E-M1X

  • Introduced in January 2019
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 20 megapixel
  • 18 frames/second
  • 64 - 25600 ISO
  • 4096 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 144.4 x 156.8 x 75.4mm³ (5.7" x 6.2" x 3.0")
  • 997g (32.2 oz.)

All specs: Main page for OM-D E-M1X

Lumix GX880 vs OM-D E-M1X Sensors

On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.

This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:

Info graphic: Lumix GX880 an OM-D E-M1X sensor comparison

Panasonic Lumix GX880 VS Olympus OM-D E-M1X Other Specs Comparison

Why is Panasonic Lumix GX880 a better choice

Lumix GX880

OM-D E-M1X

Built-in flash (2)
Weighs less (2)270g
(8.7 oz.)
997g
(32.2 oz.)
More portable (2)227cm³
(14 cu.in.)
1707cm³
(108 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Lumix GX880 are the built-in flash, the lower weight than the OM-D E-M1X and the more compact size.

The Lumix GX880 scores 6 points.

Otherwise why to choose Olympus OM-D E-M1X

Lumix GX880

OM-D E-M1X

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)16.0020.40
Higher speed (4, frames/second)618
Auto Focus points (4)49121
Better sensibility (4)100 - 25600 ISO64 - 25600 ISO
Image stabilizer (3)
Better Video (2)3840 x 21604096 x 2160
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)210870
USB 3.0 (2)
GPS (2)
Environmental sealing (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the OM-D E-M1X are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Olympus are the larger sensitivity, the optical image stabilizer and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the OM-D E-M1X is made easy by the connector for an external microphone, that the battery has more stamina and the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video. Finally, there's the the built-in GPS.

Yields 31 points for the OM-D E-M1X.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Lumix GX880

OM-D E-M1X

Sensor formatFour ThirdsFour Thirds
Sensor cleaning
Lens selection8080
Sensor resolution (MP)1.041.04
Articulated screen
Touch screen
WiFi
Panasonic Lumix GX880 VS Olympus OM-D E-M1X Dimensions

Look at front view of the Lumix GX880 and OM-D E-M1X

Lumix GX880 und OM-D E-M1X, front viewLumix GX880 und OM-D E-M1X, front view

Top view of cameras

Lumix GX880 und OM-D E-M1X, view from aboveLumix GX880 und OM-D E-M1X, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Panasonic Lumix GX880

Olympus OM-D E-M1X

6
31

We recommend Olympus OM-D E-M1X as better choice.

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